ETYM Old Eng. wod, as. wôd; akin to Old High Germ. wuot, Icel. ôthr, Goth. wôds, Dutch woede madness, German wuth, wut, also to as. wôth song, Icel. ôthr, Latin vates a seer, a poet. Related to Wednesday.
Concerning or dwelling or situated in a wood; SYN. woods.
Mad; insane; wild.